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Agricultural & Farming Products

Solar Receiver optimizes thermal heat production.

Using high-tech coatings, UVAC 2010 Universal Vacuum Air Collector absorbs solar energy and converts it to heat used to produce electricity. Sputtered selective coatings enable heat loss levels below 9%, while active area to length ratio optimizes solar exposure of receiver. Power block and solar field equipped with solar receivers are key components of parabolic-trough power plants.

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Siemens and eMeter Provide Silicon Valley Power an Innovative Solution for Its Smart Grid Meter Data Management Meter Connect© Program

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 17 - Siemens Energy, Inc. and Silicon Valley Power (SVP), located in Santa Clara, CA, announce that they have entered into a contract for eMeter Corporation's EnergyIP(TM) meter data management system (MDMS) software for its Meter ConnectÂ-© program as part of its overall Smart Grid project. Siemens is the global sales channel for EnergyIP sales and also manages...

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Software

Siemens and PJM Announce Public Release of Shared Architecture Integration Platform

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 15 - Siemens Energy and PJM Interconnection announce the release of the Spectrum Power(TM) Shared Architecture (SA) integration platform and its components, including XML messages, Web services description and application program interfaces. SA is a product-based, secure integration platform for technologically diverse energy, market and distribution management systems. This...

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Material Processing

Siemens Energy to Supply Advanced Coal Gasification Technology to Taylorville Energy Center

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 9 - Siemens Energy, Inc. has been chosen to provide the coal gasification technology for the Taylorville Energy Center (TEC), the 730-megawatt (gross) advanced clean coal generating plant being developed near Taylorville, Ill., the company announced today. The Taylorville Energy Center (TEC) will be one of the nation's first commercial-scale, coal gasification plants with...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Siemens to Supply Latest Coal Gasification Technology in the U.S.A.

Erlangen, Germany, November 9, 2009 - Siemens Energy has been chosen by Tenaska, one of the largest U.S. independent power producers, based in Omaha, Nebraska to provide the coal gasification technology for the Taylorville Energy Center (TEC). With a gross capacity of 730 megawatt (MW) the advanced clean coal generating plant will be one of the first commercial-scale coal gasification plants with...

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Increased Fuel Flexibility of Siemens SGT-800 Gas Turbine Will Enable Wider Range of Applications in the Oil & Gas Business
Mechanical Power Transmission

Increased Fuel Flexibility of Siemens SGT-800 Gas Turbine Will Enable Wider Range of Applications in the Oil & Gas Business

100th turbine sold to Russia Siemens EnergyÂ--s SGT-800 industrial gas turbine can now be operated on a wider range of fuels. The Dry Low Emissions (DLE) combustion system of the SGT-800 is already acclaimed in that it can achieve very low NOx and CO emissions in dual fuel applications without having to resort to steam or water injection, and without complex control systems. It has now been...

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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Siemens to Supply Compressor Solution for Coal-to-Urea Production

Siemens Energy has received an order from Vietnam for the supply of an air compressor train. Purchaser is Air Liquide Engineering South Asia. The compressor train will be deployed in a coal-to-urea production plant, which will be owned by the Vietnam National Chemical Corporation (Vinachem). The coal gasification plant is located in Ninh Bin approximately 80 kilometers south of Hanoi and is...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Ground-Breaking for Eco-Friendly Power Plant Malzenice in Slovakia

In the presence of Lubomir Jahnatek, the Slovakian Minister of Economics, the ground-breaking ceremony was held today for the Malzenice combined cycle power plant in Slovakia. Malzenice is located in Trnava, a region with highly dynamic economic development. Siemens Energy is erecting the natural-gas-fired plant for E.ON as a turnkey project. The installed gross capacity of 430 megawatts (MW)...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Siemens and Airtricity Sign Contract for Major Onshore Wind Farm in Scotland

Erlangen, Germany, September 30, 2009 - Siemens and Airtricity, the renewable energy development division of Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE), signed a contract on the supply of wind turbines for a major onshore wind farm in Southern Scotland. The 2.3 megawatt machines will be used at the Clyde wind farm in South Lanarkshire 70 kilometers south of Glasgow which will have a total capacity of up...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Successful Completion of Testing of World's Most Powerful Gas Turbine

Siemens increases rated output from 340 MW to over 375 MW Siemens Energy has successfully completed trial operation of the the world's most powerful gas turbine, the SGT5-8000H, in the Irsching 4 power plant right on schedule. After 1500 operating hours, 1200 at full load, and evaluation of the measured data the machine's original rated output of 340 megawatts (MW) was raised to 375 MW in simple...

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